Md. senator’s wife’s role raises questions

Sen. Ulysses Currie, D-Prince George's, right, has been joined by his wife, Shirley Gravely-Currie, each day this legislative session. (Washington Post photo by Michael Robinson Chavez)

Spouses and children abound on the opening day of the Maryland General Assembly’s annual session, so Shirley Gravely-Currie’s presence next to her husband, Sen. Ulysses Currie, D-Prince George’s, was unremarkable. But then Gravely-Currie returned the next day. And the day ...

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Hogan issues order on ‘meaningful opportunity’ for juvenile lifers’ release

Gov. Larry Hogan (file photo)

ANNAPOLIS – Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan signed an executive order Friday stating he will give juvenile offenders serving life sentences a “meaningful opportunity for release” based on their demonstrated maturity and rehabilitation while in prison – standards set by the ...

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